Month: February 2021

Celebrating Excellence
February 23, 2021

Celebrating Excellence

Care Management Matters: This year, the Markel 3rd Sector Care Awards ceremony was broadcast live to our computer and TV screens for the first time due to COVID-19. Despite the […]

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Research update
February 22, 2021

Research update

Three recent studies have caught our eye, and we’ve included them on our research page. Two investigate music and dementia while the third is about hearing and dementia. In October […]

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Link worker guides: musical social prescriptions
February 17, 2021

Link worker guides: musical social prescriptions

Two new guides are leading the way in showing link workers how to use music as part of a social prescription when working with people living with dementia. We have […]

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Second award win for m4d Radio
February 15, 2021

Second award win for m4d Radio

It’s very special to receive an award, and even more of an achievement to win two for the same service. m4d Radio, Music for Dementia’s direct service, has now been […]

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Guide to ease vaccine anxiety
February 11, 2021

Guide to ease vaccine anxiety

Care Home Professional: A new guide has been published to show how music can be used to help alleviate COVID-19 vaccine anxiety for people living with dementia. Entitled ‘A dose […]

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A dose of music with your COVID-19 vaccination
February 4, 2021

A dose of music with your COVID-19 vaccination

How music eases vaccine anxiety Vaccinations are on all our minds at the moment, potentially causing a degree of agitation for many. With our new guide, you can find out […]

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Care homes can ‘sing from the rooftops’
February 2, 2021

Care homes can ‘sing from the rooftops’

Carehome.co.uk Podcast: In episode 16 of Let’s Talk about Care, Grace Meadows is urging care homes to continue with group singing sessions, despite many schools and churches banning them due […]

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Dignity in Action – how music can play a part
February 1, 2021

Dignity in Action – how music can play a part

February 1st marks Dignity Action Day – a chance for us all to think about how dignity can and should be at the heart of all care. For 2021, Music […]

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